It's Bush's fault!
Just ask Jane Goodall about the first time she saw a chimpanzee 1st degree murder.
A. ramidus. Registered to vote in Chicago's sixth precinct.
"... at least nine primitive hominids that are between 4.5 million and 4.3 million years old."
Anna Nicole Smith just hopped on a plane to Ethiopia to give them a lap dance.
IT'S A TRAP!!!
No seriously, cool! Now will the creationist please lay off the evolution doesn't exist stuff? Please?
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Did I miss something? If we take a sample coming out of Mt. Saint Helens it would give a recent date? (I realize that carbon-14 doesn't work on recent aging but help me put this into perspective. Do they know the date of the volcanic explosion and are cross referencing it or are they telling us that volcanic ash give the same date as the hominid fossils?
Do they mean 'phallange'? A 'phallanx' is a military formation of pike-carrying infantrymen. Hehe! You gotta love 'science' writers. They get it 'right' about as much as 'pentagon' reporters.
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The study of evolution is like examining a crime scene that's 4.5 million years old (and often much older). It's not easy.
Naked mole rats???
"It is a very important finding because it does confirm hominids walked upright on two feet definitely 4.5 million years ago," said lead author Sileshi Semaw, of the Craft Stone Age Institute at Indiana University in Bloomington, US.
Hmmm. Call me unconvinced.
Sitchin's theory has now been buttressed!
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